Dhaka: 3:44 AM, Tue, 26 Mar, 2019

Nation observes one-minute blackout

Staff Correspondent: The nation has observed a one-minute blackout program for the third successive year, marking the Genocide Day of Bangladesh.

Circular bus in Dhanmondi from Mar 27

Staff Correspondent: Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Mayor Sayeed Khokon has said circular bus service will begin in the capital’s Dhanmondi from March 27.

President visits military hardware display

Staff Correspondent: President M Abdul Hamid has visited the hardware display of Bangladesh Army, Navy and Air Force, marking the Independence and National Day at the National Parade Square of Tajgaon Airport in the capital.

Mymensingh City Corporation maiden polls May 5

Staff Correspondent: The Election Commission (EC) has announced schedule for maiden election to Mymensingh City Corporation (MCC) to be held on May 5.

Genocide Day: Nation ready to observe one-minute blackout

Staff Correspondent: The nation is ready to observe a one-minute blackout program for the third successive year, marking the Genocide Day of Bangladesh.

PM for reaching benefits of independence to every home

Desk Report: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged all to work in unison to reach the benefits of the hard-earned independence to every home being imbued with the spirit of the Liberation War and ideals of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh MujiburRahman.

Upazila polls were satisfactory than earlier: Info Minister

Secretariat Correspondent: Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud said that upazila polls this time were much satisfactory than that of earlier. Though voters turnout was a little lower, but their presence was not absolute few.

PM hands over Independence Award-2019

Risingbd Desk: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today handed over ‘Swadhinata Purashkar-2019’ (Independence Award), the highest national award, to 13 distinguished persons and an organisation here today.

Nat'l Memorial ready for Independence Day

Staff Correspondent, Savar: The Savar National Martyrs' Memorial is all set for observation of the Independence Day of Bangladesh on March 26.

Export-import resume at Bhomra land port

Satkhira Correspondent: Export and import activities at Bhomra land port in Satkhira district resumed on Monday after a four-day vacation on the occasion of Puja, weekly holiday and upazila polls.

Nation observing 'Genocide Day'

Desk Report: The nation is observing the 'Genocide Day' today in remembrance of the brutality carried out by Pakistani Army on the unarmed Bengalis on the black night of March 25 in 1971.

6-story building tilts in Dhaka

Senior Correspondent: A six-story residential building has tilted in Balurghat area of the capital.

UAE keen to boost bilateral ties with Bangladesh

Diplomatic Correspondent: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is keen to boost its bilateral relations with Bangladesh and invest in different sectors of the country.

Non-MPO teachers suspend demo on Edu’ Minister’s assurance

Staff Correspondent: Teachers and employees of non-MPO educational institutions have suspended their demonstration for a month on assurance of Education Minister Dipu Moni to meet their demands.

Percentage is not matter: EC Secretary

Staff Correspondent: Election Commission (EC) Secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed said the voting in third phase upazila polls was held more or less peacefully.